QUOTES|MAKE YOU THINK!
We have collected the best quotes that will make you think, also there are some short deep quotes, but before you read them all, lets learn a true lesion about choices.
William Arthur Ward said, “The pessimist complains about the wind the optimist expects it to change the realist adjusts the sails”.
That’s how we all have to be we need to look at the situation and understand not what personality type are we.
But what are we going to do about it that any of us in any moment. We always get to choose how we react. We get to choose our frame of reference. We get to choose whether.
We’re pessimistic. We can get to see things in an optimistic way, if we want but at the end of the day the only thing that really matters is what do you choose to do.
So, if you decide to fight the wind to be angry to argue about it to complain. You’re never going go anywhere other than where the wind wants you to go.
However, if you remember that we have control that we can react that we can choose to adjust the sails to harness the wind to take us where we want to go and instead of fighting against it. Wasting energy.
QUOTES THAT MAKE YOU THINK
Life is 10% of what happens to you and 90% of how you react to it.
Charles R Swindoll.
Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot, but make it hot by striking.
Too many of us are not living our dreams, because we are living our fears.
People do not lack strength they lack will.
Life isn’t about finding yourself, life is about creating yourself.
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.
Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it. (long deep quotes)
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.
Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
Believe you can and you’re halfway there.
He who cannot give anything away cannot feel anything either.
Quality is not an act; it is a habit.
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.
With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.
Good, better, best. Never let it rest. ‘Til your good is better and your better is best.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential… these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
Easy choices hard life, Hard choices, easy life.
It may seem difficult at first but everything is difficult at first.
It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.’
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.
John F. Kennedy
You must do the things you think you cannot do.
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible’!
The power of imagination makes us infinite.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you.
Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Francis of Assisi
Give light, and the darkness will disappear of itself.
Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.
A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.
Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
The limits of the possible can only be defined by going beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
There is nothing impossible to him who will try.
Alexander the Great
Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit.
E. e. cummings
Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it.
The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
Leoandro Da Vic.
The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limit.
Know yourself and you will win all battles.
The energy of the mind is the essence of life.
There are three constants in life, change, choice and principles.
Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
We suffer more often in imagination than in reality.
You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.
The oldest shortest words – Yes and No- are those which require the most thought.
Of all the liars in the world, sometimes the worst are our own fear.
You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.
Jon kabat Zinn.
Tension is who you think you should be. Relaxation is who you are.
Who you do today can improve your all tomorrows.
It’s better to be a lion for a day than sheep all your life.
To improve is to change, to be perfect is to change often.
The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up.
If it is must be a slave to habit let me be a slave to good habits.
Effort only full releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
We can see through others only when we can see through ourselves.
Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.
The Way Get Started Is to Quit Talking and Begin Doing.
The Pessimist Sees Difficulty in Every Opportunity. The Optimist Sees Opportunity in Every Difficulty.
Don’t Let Yesterday Take Up Too Much of Today.
You Learn More from Failure Than from Success. Don’t Let It Stop You. Failure Builds Character.
It’s Not Whether You Get Knocked Down, It’s Whether You Get Up.
If You Are Working On Something That You Really Care About, You Don’t Have to Be Pushed. The Vision Pulls You.
People Who Are Crazy Enough to Think They Can Change the World, Are The Ones Who Do.
Failure Will Never Overtake Me If My Determination to Succeed Is Strong Enough.
Entrepreneurs Are Great at Dealing with Uncertainty and Also Very Good at Minimizing Risk. That’s The Classic Entrepreneur.
We May Encounter Many Defeats but We Must Not Be Defeated.
Knowing Is Not Enough; We Must Apply. Wishing Is Not Enough; We Must Do.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Imagine Your Life Is Perfect in Every Respect; What Would It Look Like?
We Generate Fears While We Sit. We Overcome Them by Action.
Dr. Henry Link
Whether You Think You Can or Think You Can’t, You’re Right.
By Henry Ford
Security Is Mostly a Superstition. Life Is Either a Daring Adventure or Nothing.
By Helen Keller
The Man Who Has Confidence in Himself Gains the Confidence of Others.
The Only Limit to Our Realization of Tomorrow Will Be Our Doubts of Today.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Creativity Is Intelligence Having Fun.
What You Lack In Talent Can Be Made Up With Desire, Hustle And Giving 110% All The Time.
Do What You Can with All You Have, Wherever You Are.
Develop an ‘Attitude Of Gratitude’. Say Thank You To Everyone You Meet For Everything They Do For You.
By Brian Tracy
You Are Never Too Old To Set Another Goal Or To Dream A New Dream.
To See What Is Right And Not Do It Is A Lack Of Courage.
Reading Is To The Mind, As Exercise Is To The Body.
Fake It Until You Make It! Act As If You Had All The Confidence You Require Until It Becomes Your Reality.
The Future Belongs To The Competent. Get Good, Get Better, Be The Best!
By Brian Tracy
For Every Reason It’s Not Possible, There Are Hundreds Of People Who Have Faced The Same Circumstances And Succeeded.
Things Work Out Best for Those Who Make the Best of How Things Work Out.
By John Wooden
A Room Without Books Is Like A Body Without A Soul.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
I Think Goals Should Never Be Easy, They Should Force You To Work, Even If They Are Uncomfortable At The Time.
One Of The Lessons That I Grew Up With Was To Always Stay True To Yourself And Never Let What Somebody Else Says Distract You From Your Goals.
Today’s Accomplishments Were Yesterday’s Impossibilities.
Robert H. Schuller
The Only Way To Do Great Work Is To Love What You Do. If You Haven’t Found It Yet, Keep Looking. Don’t Settle.
You Don’t Have To Be Great To Start, But You Have To Start To Be Great.
A Clear Vision, Backed by Definite Plans, Gives You A Tremendous Feeling Of Confidence And Personal Power.
There Are No Limits To What You Can Accomplish, Except The Limits You Place On Your Own Thinking.
Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.
Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.
Any person capable of angering you becomes your master.
Question everything. Learn something. Answering nothing.
Time is the coin of life. Only you can determine who it will be spend.
Very little is needed to make a happy life. It is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.
Change your thoughts, change your life.
Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.
Look within. Within is the fountain of good, and it will ever bubble up, if thou wilt ever dig.
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.
Shoot for the moon and if you miss you will still be among the stars.
If you always put limit on everything you do, physical or anything else. It will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them.
If we did all the things we are capable of, we would literally astound ourselves.
Thomas A. Edison
The only journey is the one within.
Rainer Maria Rilke
The world is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
When you have a dream, you’ve got to grab it and never let go.
Ah, but a man’s reach should exceed his grasp, Or what’s a heaven for?
Lord, grant that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
Belief creates the actual fact.
In oneself lies the whole world and if you know how to look and learn, the door is there and the key is in your hand. Nobody on earth can give you either the key or the door to open, except yourself.
As people are walking all the time, in the same spot, a path appears.
When we seek to discover the best in others, we somehow bring out the best in ourselves.
William Arthur Ward
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed we possessed.
I am deliberate and afraid of nothing.
Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Every heart that has beat strongly and cheerfully has left a hopeful impulse behind it in the world, and bettered the tradition of mankind.
Robert Louis Stevenson
I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is natural, which is infinite, which is yes.
E. e. cummings
You don’t look out there for God, something in the sky, you look in you.
Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life’s deepest joy: true fulfillment.
It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.
Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Let every dawn be to you as the beginning of life, and every setting sun be to you as its close.
I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It’s perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we’ve learned something from yesterday.
From what we get, we can make a living; what we give, however, makes a life.
And above all things, never think that you’re not good enough yourself. A man should never think that. My belief is that in life people will take you at your own reckoning.
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
It seems to me we can never give up longing and wishing while we are thoroughly alive. There are certain things we feel to be beautiful and good, and we must hunger after them.
When the sun is shining I can do anything; no mountain is too high, no trouble too difficult to overcome.
Whoever is happy will make others happy too.
Throw your dreams into space like a kite, and you do not know what it will bring back, a new life, a new friend, a new love, a new country.
Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven.
Henry Ward Beecher
Tears are often the telescope by which men see far into heaven.
Henry Ward Beecher
What we achieve inwardly will change outer reality.
What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail?
Robert H. Schuller
I’ve been absolutely terrified every moment of my life – and I’ve never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do.
There is no royal road to anything. One thing at a time, all things in succession. That which grows fast, withers as rapidly. That which grows slowly, endures.
Josiah Gilbert Holland.
Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left and could say, I used everything you gave me.
Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.
When I hear somebody sigh, ‘Life is hard,’ I am always tempted to ask, ‘Compared to what?
Nurture your mind with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes.
The real opportunity for success lies within the person and not in the job.
You may find the worst enemy or best friend in yourself.
Live each day as if your life had just begun.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe.
The difference between a successful person and others is not lack of strength not a lack of knowledge but rather a lack of will.
Either you run the day, or the day runs you.
Don’t worry about failures, worry about the chances you miss when you don’t even try.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Education costs money. But then so does ignorance.
Sir Claus Moser.
Many of life’s failures are experienced by people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
Nobody ever wrote down a plan to be broke, fat, lazy, or stupid. Those things are what happen when you don’t have a plan.
Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.
Joshua J. Marine
I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.
Hope is but the dream of those who wake.
Try to be like the turtle – at ease in your own shell.
A champion is someone who gets up when he can’t.
And now, this is the sweetest and most glorious day that ever my eyes did see.
I pray God may preserve your health and life many years.
I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today!
William Allen White
The undertaking of a new action brings new strength.
Richard L. Evans
Thought is the wind, knowledge the sail, and mankind the vessel.
As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.
Just what future the Designer of the universe has provided for the souls of men I do not know, I cannot prove. But I find that the whole order of Nature confirms my confidence that, if it is not like our noblest hopes and dreams, it will transcend them.
Henry Norris Russell
Plant thy foot firmly in the prints which His foot has made before thee.
Joseph Barber Lightfoot
I know why I am here and my only real focused goal is to live each day to the fullest and to try and honor God and be an encouragement to others. What the future holds is firmly in God’s hands, and I am very happy about that!
Think with your whole body.
There is nothing stronger in the world than gentleness.
On the recollection of so many and great favours and blessings, I now, with a high sense of gratitude, presume to offer up my sincere thanks to the Almighty, the Creator and Preserver.
God sleeps in the minerals, awakens in plants, walks in animals, and thinks in man.
Hope is some extraordinary spiritual grace that God gives us to control our fears, not to oust them.
The only thing that ultimately matters is to eat an ice-cream cone, play a slide trombone, plant a small tree, good God, now you’re free.
When deeds speak, words are nothing.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great makes you feel that you, too, can become great.
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